Education Technology and Allied Fields as Masters Programs: An International Trend in Indian Context

An International Trend in Indian Context. In Information Technology and Education, Challenges and Opportunities of Smarter Learning Systems, New Delhi Publishers, India. Chapter 9, pp. 209-222. (2019) ISBN: 978-93-88879-13-2.

9 Pages Posted: 29 May 2019

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Prantosh Paul

Raiganj University

A. Bhuimali

Raiganj University

Tiwary Kalishankar

Raiganj University

P. S. Aithal

Srinivas University

R. Rajesh

Rohini College of Engineering & Technology

Date Written: January 30, 2019

Abstract

The field Education Technology is one of the emerging and result of merging two fields i.e. Education and Information Technology. The field Education Technology in short abbreviated as ‘ET’ and the field also called as E-Learning, Online Education, and M-Learning. As a whole, the field Education Technology comes with various components of Information Technology viz. Database Technology, Web Technology, Networking Technology, Multimedia Technology, Software Technology etc. The field Education Technology also comprises of basics of education and allied areas viz. foundation of education, educational planning, educational strategies, educational psychology, higher education, and so on. It is worthy to note that the field Education Technology in the recent past also emerged as a field of study and programs viz. Bachelors and Masters in the Education Technology or similar nomenclatures. Different international universities have started offering the UG, PG and Research level of programs leading to Doctoral Degree. This paper talks about the Education Technology including its basics, meaning, features and characteristics. The paper also highlights the emerging programs and degrees which are offered in many international universities.

Keywords: Education Technology, E-Learning, Online Education, Education Science, Interdisciplinary Sciences, Higher Education

Suggested Citation

Paul, Prantosh and Bhuimali, A. and Kalishankar, Tiwary and Aithal, P. S. and Rajesh, R., Education Technology and Allied Fields as Masters Programs: An International Trend in Indian Context (January 30, 2019). An International Trend in Indian Context. In Information Technology and Education, Challenges and Opportunities of Smarter Learning Systems, New Delhi Publishers, India. Chapter 9, pp. 209-222. (2019) ISBN: 978-93-88879-13-2.. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3381783

Prantosh Paul

Raiganj University ( email )

Yogesh Bhawan; S/O Santi Ranjan Biswas; Ashok Pall
Near Asha Cinema Hall; P.O.+ P.S. Raiganj
Raiganj, West Bengal 733134
India

A. Bhuimali

Raiganj University

Yogesh Bhawan; S/O Santi Ranjan Biswas; Ashok Pall
Near Asha Cinema Hall; P.O.+ P.S. Raiganj
Raiganj, West Bengal 733134
India

Tiwary Kalishankar

Raiganj University

Yogesh Bhawan; S/O Santi Ranjan Biswas; Ashok Pall
Near Asha Cinema Hall; P.O.+ P.S. Raiganj
Raiganj, West Bengal 733134
India

P. S. Aithal (Contact Author)

Srinivas University ( email )

Srinivas Campus
Pandeshwar
Mangalore, Mangalore 575001
India
9343348392 (Phone)

HOME PAGE: http://www.srinivasuniversity.ac.in

R. Rajesh

Rohini College of Engineering & Technology

Near Anjugramam JN, Kanyakumari Main Road Palkulam
Anjugramam, Tamil Nadu 629401
India

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